JACOB HALIP (1908-1980)
Elizabeth Taylor and Roman Karmen, Moscow 1957.
Vintage. Gelatin silver print, inscribed on the reverse. 28 x 8.5 cm Provenance: Borodulin Collection Jacob Halip was an outstanding master of the Soviet photography, pupil of Alexander Rodchenko. Elizabeth Taylor (1932-2011) was an American actress, philanthropist and fashion designer, considered the last great diva of Hollywood’s golden age for her beauty and talent. R. Karmen (1906-1978) was a famous Soviet film director. This photograph was taken at a reception in the Kremlin on the occasion of the 1957 film festival.